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dumbhead

[duhm-hed] /ˈdʌmˌhɛd/
noun, Slang.
1.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; dumb + head
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dumbhead

noun

Astupidperson: This dumbhead has just gone nuts/ the dumbfuck who thought that up

[1887+; perhaps fr German Dummkopf]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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